First Drive

2017 Audi Q5 verdict and specs

The new Audi Q5 is classy inside, comfortable to drive and offers good performance. It's shaping up to be one of 2017's most impressive new cars

Words ByMark Tisshaw

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Audi Q5

Should I buy one?

The Q5 will win over many buyers on the quality of its interior and technology alone. That it also drives well should have it right at the sharp end of the class when it goes on sale in early 2017.

It does remain to be seen exactly where it will fit in when it comes to fuel economy, CO2 figures and pricing, but all indications at this stage are that it should make for an overall value proposition at least as good as its rivals. If it does, a five-star rating and class honours could well be waiting.


What Car? says...

Rated 4 out of 5


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Rivals:

Mercedes-Benz GLC

Jaguar F-Pace


Audi Q5 3.0 TDI 286

Engine size 3.0-litre diesel

Price from Β£44,500 (est)

Power 282bhp

Torque 457lb ft

0-62mph tbc

Top speed tbc

Fuel economy (official combined) tbc

CO2/BIK band tbc

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